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Name: Federal Act of 5 June 1987 amending the Unemployment Insurance Act 1977 [LS 1977 - Aus. 2]. Text No. 107.
Country: Austria
Subject(s): Wages; Social security (general standards); Unemployment benefit
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1987-06-05
Entry into force:
Published on: Bundesgesetzblatt, 1987-07-03, No. 107, pp. 1804-1805
ISN: AUT-1987-L-3723
Bibliography: Bundesgesetzblatt, 1987-07-03, No. 107, pp. 1804-1805
Abstract/Citation: Amends ss. 12(6)(c), 21(1), 21(5), 36(2), 36(3)(B), 60(2) and 69(1), in particular regarding income from independent activities and calculation of a worker's income for purposes of determining the amount of unemployment insurance benefit. Henceforth, the benefit will be calculated on the basis of average earnings for the six months immediately preceding unemployment, instead of on the last monthly salary.

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